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Israel's governability crisis : quandaries, unstructured institutions, and adaptation / Maoz Rosenthal.

Author:
Rosenthal, Maoz [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Lanham : Lexington Books, 2017.
  • ©2017
Description:
145 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Summary note:
This book examines Israeli strategies of adapting to a crisis of governability brought on by institutional stagnation. The book uses a new theory emphasizing the role of policy entrepreneurs in political institutions, and ultimately offers a method of electoral reform to address systemic maladies in the Israeli political system.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-137) and index.
Contents:
An alternative model of governability : the heresthetic of preferences and veto points -- Israel's political institutions and policy dimensions-a prelude for a crisis -- Israel's governability crisis : sources and consequences -- Cabinet compositions and duration : Israeli governments 1949-2015 -- Agenda gatekeeping and the power of the chair : policy making in Israeli Knesset committees -- Bureaucratic agenda control and political leadership in policy design -- Policy implementation : the reprisal of political agenda control -- So where is the problem? the Drorian highorder tasks.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781498513418 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 1498513417 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 9781498513432 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 1498513433 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • ((electronic))
LCCN:
2016039573
OCLC:
958780920
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